FMWR Calendar

| June 10, 2011 | 0 Comments



Survivor Support Group— The Friday with Friends Survivor Support Group will meet 9 a.m.-noon, June 10, at the Fort Shafter Aloha Center, Building 330. Call 438-9285.


11 / Saturday
Boot Camp for New Dads
— This class is set for 9 a.m.-2 p.m., June 11, Fort Shafter Aloha Center, and helps new dads to become confident and effective parents. Call 655-0596 to register.


Ceramic Mold Pouring — Stop by the Schofield Barracks Arts and Crafts Center for a session on ceramic mold pouring, 9 a.m.-noon, June 11. Cost is $25. Call 655-4202 to register.


13 / Monday

Free Hula Classes— The Native Hawaiian Liaison Office, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, welcomes all Soldiers and families to participate in free hula classes, Mondays, 5-7 p.m., at Army Community Service, Building 2091, Schofield Barracks. Beginner classes are 5-6 p.m.; advanced classes are 6-7 p.m. Classes feature the different types of hula, fundamentals of hula steps, movement and posture. Call 655-9694 or email


Summer Reading Program — This year’s theme is “A Midsummer Knight’s Read” and runs June 13-July 16. Participants need to read at least one book a week and visit the library for one prize per week, while supplies last. Registration is mandatory. Weekly story times at all libraries start at 10 a.m.; free weekly entertainment begins at 3 p.m. Call 655-8002, 438-9521 or 839-2821. The program is open to the following groups:

  • Keiki, ages 3-5 (“Read to Me” program).
  • Keiki, ages 6-12.
  • Teens, ages 13-18.
  • Adults.


14 / Tuesday

Newborn Care II— Class is 9-11 am, June 14, Aliamanu Community Center. New parents can learn how to care for a new baby. This class is a two-part series that is offered every month. Call 655-4227.


Bunco — Play bunco 6 p.m., June 14, at the Tropics Recreation Center, Schofield Barracks. All ID card holders 18 and older are welcome. Call 655-5698 for information.


15 / Wednesday

Home Alone Awareness — Class is 9 a.m.-2 p.m., June 15, at the Aliamanu Military Reservation Community Center. This workshop is geared toward keiki ages 9-11 and will teach them how to make responsible decisions when staying at home alone during the summer break. Lunch is provided. Call 655-0596.


“Skype to Skin” — This class is 11 a.m.-1 p.m., June 15, Army Community Service, Schofield Barracks. Participants will learn how to transition from online to face-to-face communication after deployment. Call 655-0596.


16 / Thursday

Texas Hold ‘em— Games start at 6 p.m., June 16, at the Tropics Recreation Center, Schofield Barracks. All ID card holders 18 and older are welcome. Call 655-5698.

Mom & Tots Art Class — Keiki ages 3-5 can create a fun project, 10-11 a.m., June 16, for just $4 at the Schofield Barracks Arts and Craft Center. Call 655-4202 to register.


17 / Friday

Family Fun Friday— Enjoy free pizza and games, 6 p.m., June 17, at the Tropics Recreation Center, Schofield Barracks. Call 655-5698.


19 / Sunday

Father’s Day Bowling— Bowl with Dad, 10 a.m., June 19, at the bowling center at either Schofield Barracks or Fort Shafter. Call 655-0573 or 438-6733.



Arts and Crafts Contest— The Army’s 2011 Arts and Crafts contest is open for entry submission through June 30. Compete for cash prizes against the best artists and artisans in the Army. Enter your 2-D and 3-D original art or craft works in this annual contest. Visit and click on “Arts & Crafts” for entry forms. Call 655-4202.

Kids Bowl Free — Through July, the Fort Shafter and Schofield Barracks bowling centers are participating in the Kids Bowl Free program as a low-cost activity for children up to age 15. Parents must sign their children up at and will then receive weekly coupons via email for two free games per child. Normal shoe rental rates apply. Additional coupons for discounted bowling are available for other members of the family to bowl. Kids Bowl Free hours and contact information follow:

  • Fort Shafter: Monday-Tuesday, noon-5 p.m.; Wednesday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thursday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Call 438-9996.
  • Schofield Barracks: Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Call 655-0573.


Newcomers Tour — Sign up for the free newcomers’ island tour that departs from Schofield Barracks’ Army Community Service, Building 2091, or Fort Shafter Flats’ ACS, Building 1599. Call 655-4227 or 438-4499.


Quilting Workshop — Learn how to make quilts and enjoy quality time with others while quilting, every Tuesday, 6-8 p.m., at the Arts and Crafts Center, Schofield Barracks. Cost is $25 for the first class and $5 for subsequent classes. Call 655-4202.


Vehicle Safety Inspection — Don’t forget to check your vehicle inspection sticker, located on its right-rear bumper. Is yours about to expire? Head to your nearest Auto Skills Center. Appointments aren’t necessary; first come are first served. Visit for hours of operation and locations or call 438-9402 or 655-9368.


Auto Skills Center — Rent storage sheds from either the Fort Shafter or Schofield Barracks Auto Skills Center. Call 438-9402 or 655-9368.


Picture Framing — Learn customized framing at the Schofield Barracks Arts and Crafts Center. Cost for one session is $45 and includes instruction and materials. Framing is available daily, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Call 655-4202.


Homeschool PE Classes — Army Youth Services offers physical education for the homeschooled child, 10-11 a.m., at Aliamanu and Fort Shafter; call 836-1923. Schofield, Helemano and Wheeler Army Airfield classes are Wednesdays,

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